19 Feb 2013

Te Manu Korihi News for 19 February 2013

From Checkpoint, 6:49 pm on 19 February 2013

The Supreme Court has heard the Crown had a duty to fully explain what they were doing when they bought land and a riverbed from a hapu at the end of the nineteenth century; Official figures show fewer Maori babies are dying; A Christchurch kura kaupapa is suggesting that the Ministry of Education set up a third school in the city - instead of shifting one of the kura; A Regional Project Leader with the National Maori Suicide Prevention Programme, says suicide is twice as likely to affect Maori, than any other ethnic group in Aotearoa New Zealand.